CV + Videography

Curriculum Vitae for Sophie Hjerl     

b. 1971, Copenhagen, Denmark


Studio       

Stalden / The Stable, Læssøesgade 14, 2200 N, Copenhagen, DK

Depot 48, Middagshøjvej 48, 8800 Viborg , DK




Education




The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts 1993-00


MA in Art Theory and Communication, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts  2000-2002


Dance workshops and classes by Kitt Johnson 1990-1998

Stone work, school, internship and study in Italy 1991-95

Dance classes, daily training of new dance, modern dance 1994-95

Diploma course for Dancers and Musicians in Composition and Choreography, Cph 1995-96 (leaf from the Academy of Fine Arts)





Solo exhibitions, performance and screenings


2020        En Suite, Møstings Hus, Cph, DK

2018-19  Room Service, Carlsbergbyens Galleri og Kunstsalon, Cph, DK

2016        Væren Værket Verden, together with storyteller Ingrid Hvass, Holstebro Kunstmuseum, DK

2015        Mellem-Værende, together with Kristina Steinbock, Silkeborgudstillingen 2015, DK

2013        Minuit Vernissage, Grand Teatret, curated by John Kørner, Cph, DK

2012        Hjerl & Schou, Terrain Video-Video på kanten, Holstebro, DK

2011        Consistency, Jens Nielsen & Olivia Holm Møller Museet, Holstebro, DK 

2010        Rool, St Bogdag, Hald Hovedgaard, Viborg, DK

2008        Night Shift, Nytorget, Stockholm, Sweden

2006        SoundPicture, AirPlay Street Gallery, Cph, DK

2003        Klub Revolver, Vega, Cph, DK

                 Marking Time, Galerie Stargazer, performance concert for the opening of Long Gone by Solvej Dufour Andersen, Genève, Switzerland

2002        VIVA, art video in culture program on Danish Broadcasting Television, DK

1996        Copenhagen Cyberport, video and performance, curated by William Louis Sørensen, Nikolaj Kunsthal, Cph Contemporary Art Center, DK




Group exhibitions and screenings  (Selected)

2019             Peperit 2.0, Heartland Festival, Egeskov Slot, DK

                       Camp 2019, Skovsnogen Deep Forest Artland, Døvling Skov, DK

                       Overgange/ Transitions, Women's Museum in Denmark, Aarhus, DK (May)

2018             Room Service, Expanded Animation Lab, The Animation Festival, Viborg, DK

2017             Imellem os - Dansk Folkekunst/ Danish Folk Art, Lviv National Art Gallery, Lviv, Ukraine

                      Sea and Shore, curator Sophie Hjerl, with Lykke Andersen, Jeanette Land Schou, Ditte Knus Tønnesen & Sophie Hjerl, Exners Kunsthandel, Fanø, DK

                      Beers 5 (no.3), Gallery CGK, curated by Melou Vanggaard, Cph, DK

                      Moon Revolution, Vågenatten, Store Brøndum Kirke, DK

2016             Nyt kapitel / Nytt kapitel / Nytt Kapittel, Museumsbygningen, Cph, DK                                                                                                                                                                                    The One Minutes on Tour – Nanjing: Remake, Art Museum of Nanjing University of the Arts (AMNUA), China                                                                                                             Dimension - Kunst  tur/ retur Kunst, Rundetårn, Cph, DK                                                                                                                 

                       Kunstnersammenslutningen Vestjyllandsudstilling, Janusbygningen/ Vestjyllands Kunstmuseum, DK                                                                                                                            Bokkunst, Svends Bibliotek på Bomuldsfabriken Kunsthall, Arendal, Norway

          Transfer, Dansk Folkekunst/Danish Folk Art, The Eurohíd Foundation and The Hungarian National Museum - Rondella Gallery, Esztergom, Hungaria   

           Beers 5 - 100  kvinder på kro, Huset for Kunst og Design, Holstebro, DK

                       Home  2.  La  Maison  Rouge  +  Bleu ‐  Wohnung  Rot und Blau, curated by Vibe Bredahl, Berlin, Germany

2015              Beers 5, 100 women on the pub, Byens Kro, Cph, DK

                        Ind  i Skabet / Artist Books, Svends Bibliotek, Bakkehusmuseet, Cph, DK

2014              Vi tager intet ansvar 3, Q, Cph, DK

                        Ud af Skabet / Artist Books, Svends Bibliotek, Nivaagaard Malerisamling, DK 

                        Lige i Skabet / Artist Books, Svends Bibliotek, Cph, DK

           They have come to escort me on the dangerous pathway of the intermediate state, curated byJ&K, The One Minutes, Nikolaj Kunsthal, Cph, DK           

           They have come to escort me on the dangerous pathway of the intermediate state, curated byJ&K, The One Minutes, Power Station of Art, Shanghai, China

           They have come to escort me on the dangerous pathway of the intermediate state, curated byJ&K, The One Minutes, Amsterdam, NL

           39 Danish Artist, HURRA!, Los Angeles, USA

2013               Sculpture Cementery, Skovsnogen Art Space, Døvling Skov, DK

                        Beers 4, Byens Kro, Cph, DK

                        Territory, Skåne Konstförening, Malmø, Sweden

                        My Moving Moment, Dansehallerne/ ScreenMoves, Cph, DK                                                                                                                   

2012               Ord & Rum, Kunsthal Brænderigården (now Viborg Kunsthal), Viborg, DK

                        Local Heroes, Vestjyllands Kunstpavillion, Videbæk, DK

                        Territory, The Fotografisk Center, Cph, DK

2011               Emergency Room, curated by Thierry Geoffrey, European Culture Congress, Wroclaw, Poland

                        Not a Place to Meet, curated by Michala Norup and Henrik Sander, Plomari, Greece             

                        The Silent Flag, Skovsnogen, project by Søren Taaning and Rene Schmidt, Døvling Skov/forest, DK

                        Copenhagen Photo Festival, Rohde Contemporary, Cph, DK

                        Love, Terrain Video – Video på kanten, Holstebro Kunstmuseum and the Music Theater Holstebro, DK                                                                                         2010              Humor, Terrain Video – Video på kanten, Holstebro Kunstmuseum and The Music Theater Holstebro, DK

                        Here´s The Way, Udhuset on Hærvejen, Viborg, DK

2009               Halloween-Allehelgens, HEART, Herning Museum of Contemporary Art and Nørre Vosborg, DK

                        Beginnings:Waiting, Ghost, Fast Video, Gloria, Cph, DK

                        Raulandsutstillinga 2009, Kunstforening, Norway

                        Kunstnere går bananas, Masnedø Fortet, Vordingborg, DK

                        Floating Sculpture, Co-Lab, Cph, DK

                        Emergency Room, curated by Thierry Geoffrey, PAN, Palazzo delle Arti Napoli, Italy

2008               Emergency Room, curated by Thierry Geoffrey, Ileana Tounta Contemporary Art Center, Athens, Greece

            Art After Work, Fast Video, Galleri Rostrum, Sweden

                        Örebro International Videoart Festival 2008, Sweden

                        LCPH Malmöfestivalen, Little Copenhagen, Malmø, Sweden

2007               Alternative Film/Video Festival 2007, Beograd, Serbia

                        Vis.din.film, FilmPlatform, Café Teatret, Cph, DK

                        Sammenhold/Fuck the Police Benefit, curated by Christian Finne, Forårsudstillingen, Den Frie, Cph, DK

                        Floating Sculpture, Co-Lab, Cph, DK

                        9th International Photography Gathering, curated by Le Pont Gallery, Kalamoon University, Damaskus, Syria

                        Emergency Room, curated by Thierry Geoffrey, PS1 - MoMA in Queens, New York, USA

2006               9th International Photography Gathering, Le Pont Gallery, Aleppo, Syria

                        Images of Syria, Ringsted Galleriet, DK

                        Images of Syria, Møstings Hus, Cph, DK

                        Flow Show, Kabine, Cph, DK

                        2nd International Biennal for Contemporary Art – Shumen, Bulgaria

                        AirPlay – Street Gallery, Cph, DK

                        Emergency Room, curated by Thierry Geoffrey & Frank Franzen, Nikolaj Kunsthal, Cph Contemporray Art Center, DK

                        Fast Video, MFSK, Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde, DK

                        Scandianvian Short Film Festival 01. From DK : Jeanette Land Schou, Peter Land, Jesper Just, Bynke Maibøll & Sophie Hjerl,

                        ATA Gallery, San Francisco, USA

2005               Krudtslam, Klub-Revolver, curated by Maria Kjær Themsen, Råhuset, Cph, DK

                        Please Listen To Your Eyes, video concert, Den Anden Opera, arranged by Tine Vitkov. Videoartist: Søren Thilo Funder, Anders   

                        Elberling, Thyra Hilden, Sophie Hjerl. Composers: Lotte Anker, Tine Vitkow, Peter Helms, Jesper Ørberg, Cph, DK

                        The Digital Festival, Fast Video, Samsø, DK

2004               RADAR Festival for Video and Electronic Art, Vega, Cph, DK

                        The 6th International Women’s Art Festival, Le Pont Gallery, Aleppo, Syria

                        HOUHOT, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts at the Inner Mongolian Art Hall, Mongolia, China

                        The Tourist, Fast Video, Tranefilm Aftener, Gentofte Library + Husets biograf, Cph, DK

2002               Dansens dag, Molitrix, Norway

                        Bergen Mediaværksted, selected by the Danish Film Workshop, Norway

2001               Danish Videomanifesta – Danish Video from 1980 until now, Kunstforeningen Gl. Strand, Cph, DK

                        Nordic Seminar, Filmform, Stockholm, Sweden

2000               Exit 1999, Birkerød Kunstforening, DK

                        Forgetting in Glimpses, Under Dybbølsbro, Cph, DK

                        XIDA, premiere and shown at Sneakbar, The Filmhouse Cph, DK

1999               Private Parts, Statens Museum for kunst/ National Gallery of Denmark, Cph, DK

                        Exit 1999, Kunstforeningen Gl. Strand, Cph, DK

                        Open Air – Open Mind, exhibition In relation to Peter Greenaway visiting, Torpedohallen, Holmen, Cph, DK

1998               X-Positioner, curated by Morten Søndergaard, The Old Zoological Museum, Cph, DK

                        Rool, premiere and shown at Sneakbar, The Filmhouse Cph, DK

                        Rool, Roskilde Festival, DK

                        Rool, Bochumer International Videofestival, Germany

                        Rool, X-Pos, Dansens Hus, Cph, DK

                        Rool, Grand Prix International Videodance, France

1997               Dönsk Videolist – 4 Danish Video Artists, Gallery +, Iceland

                        Stofskifte 2, MFSK, Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde, DK

                        003, Grand Prix International Videodance, France

1996               Full Frontal Video, Statens Museum for kunst/ National Gallery of Denmark, Copenhagen, Cph, DK

1995               Bad Currating, curated by Nikolaj Recke, Nørrebrogade, Cph, DK

1994               A4, Rådskælderen, Charlottenborg, Cph, DK






Performances / Theatre



2011 Det tavse flag (The silent flag), for the opening of Skovsnogen, Døvling Skov, DK / 2005 Drøm om efterår by Jon Fosse, Eklektisk Teater, Junge Hunde, Entré Scenen, Århus, DK / 2003 Marking Time, Galerie Stargazer, performancekoncert for the opening of Long Gone by Solvej Dufour Andersen, Genève, Switzerland/ 1995 Nærum, performance-festival Bidt af en Gal, BIDT, Cph, DK / 1994 Transform by Kitt Johnson, Helgoland, Cph, DK / 1994 Specimenter Åben Scene, Nyt Træningforum, put together by Kitt Johnson




Curatorial projects


Overgange/ Transitions, Women's Museum in Denmark, Aarhus, DK, 2019 / Sea and Shore, Exner Kunsthandel, Sønderho, Fanø, 2017 / Kunstnersammenslutningen Dansk Folkekunst – Danish Folk Art 2016 + 17 / Terrain video – Video på kanten two years of video art in Holstebro, curated by Jeanette Land Schou and Sophie Hjerl, together with The Art Museum of Holstebro and The Music Theatre 2010-12, program of approx. 80 artists / Here´s The Way 33 contemporary artists invited to exhibit in an “old” Viking workshop on the Hærvejen, curated by Sophie Hjerl 2010/ Images of Syria, Syrian and Danish artist, Møsting Hus, Cph, curated by Malene Hartman, Vibe Bredahl and Sophie Hjerl, co curator Syria Issa Touma, 2006 / Images of Syria, Syrian and Danish artist, Ringsted Galleriet, Cph, curated by Malene Hartman, Vibe Bredahl and Sophie Hjerl, co curator Syria Issa Touma, 2006 / Fast Video Kompilation RADAR, Festival for Video and Electronic Art, Vega, Cph, DK, 2004.




Lectures/ Masterclasses/ Teaching


Aarhus Kunstakademi, Aarhus Academy of Fine Arts, foundation course teacher / BGK Esbjerg, BGK Næstved / 7K Urbanskolen Esbjerg /  Viborg - Skive HF og VUC / Billedskolen, Viborg / Visuel HF - The Animation Workshop/ Krabbesholm Højskole (1 year Fine Art teacher + workshops) / Herning Billedskole / Kunst & Design (BGK), Dansk Talentakademi, Holstebro / Kunsthøjskolen Thorstedlund/ AOF Nordsjælland + Hvidovre / Vis.din.film, FilmPlatform, Café Teatret, Cph / Ringsted Galleriet / The Digital Festival, Fast Video, Samsø, DK / Rytmisk Musikkonservatorie, Cph /  Studenterhuset ved TEKO og AArhus Universitet, Herning / Kbh’s Tekniske Skole, Cph / IOF




Member of 


Kunstnersamfundet /  Fast Video, board member, 2004-05 / Projektredaktionen, The Danish Film Workshop, Cph, DK  2001 /

The band The Bee, The Bird, The Bat. Vocal, text and co-composer. (Former JeSo). 2000 - present.





Supports and Grants

2019   Danish Arts Foundation, production support

            The exhibition Room Service, awarded by the Danish Arts Foundation

2018   The Animation Workshop, development support

            Danish Arts Foundation, production support

            Copenhagen Municipality Culture Committee, visual art

            Danish Arts Foundation, working grant

2017   Danish Arts Foundation, working grant

            Huskunstnerordningen, Danish Arts Foundation

2016   Danish Arts Foundation, working grant

            Grosserer L.F. Foghts Fond

            Færch Plast

            Aarhus Film Workshop

            Holstebro Kommunes Kultur –og Fritidsudvalg

2015   Danish Arts Foundation, production support

            Silkeborg Kulturråd

2014   Huskunstnerordningen, Danish Arts Foundation

2013   Huskunstnerordningen, Danish Arts Foundation

2012   Danish Arts Council, National

            Danish Arts Foundation, for composer Jesper Ørberg

            Open Workshop / The Animation Workshop

2011   Holstebro Kommunes Kultur –og Fritidsudvalg

            Open Workshop / The Animation Workshop

            Danish Arts Council, National

2010   Huskunstnerordningen, Danish Arts Council

2008   Danish Arts Council, International

2007   Danish Arts Council, international

2006   Dccd/CKU

2004   Danish Arts Council, International

KODA blankbåndsmidlerne

Dccd/CKU

1999   Familen Hede Nielsens legat

            Carlsbergs Rejselegat

            The Danish Film Workshop

1998   Danish Arts Foundation, for composer Jesper Ørberg

1997   The Danish Film Workshop

1995   Fab. Sv. Aage Rasmussen & Hustrus mindelegat

            Præmieselskabets Fælleslegat

            Kunsthandler Richard Wilstrup og Hustru Franciska, f. Jensen ́s legat





Selected press

2019    Information. Virtual Reality-kunst i Carlsbergs vandbeholder: Jeg suges ind i fortællerens krop,

             han har min dynejakke på, og jeg bliver ham. Ida Marie Hede. 16.01.

             Politiken. Du synes at stå stille, mens du samtidig bevæger dig. Trine Ross. 01.01

2017    Zaxid.net, Between Us / Поміж нами, Dansk Folkekunst / Danish Folk Art. 20.09.

2017    P1 – DR (Danish Radio). Sea and Shore, Marie Louise Exner. 10.07.

2016    Ugens kunstner /Artist of the week. Kunsten.nu. Anders Gaardboe Jensen. 19.10

2016    Kunstavisen, Væren, Værket. Verden, Heidi Ottesen.  09.

2016    Berlingske, Kunstkig, Byen, der er spækket med masker, Nathalie Nystad. 16.10.

2016    P1  – DR (Danish Radio). Væren Værket Verden, together with Ingrid Hvass. 21.09.

2016    Kunsten.nu. Dansk “mang’folke’lighed” i ny sammenslutning. Marie Pramming. 03.06.

2016    Kunsten.nu. Rød og blå som Albert Mertz. 19.01.

2013    Kunsten.nu. Se nye kunstværker i Skovsnogen Artspace. 13.11.

2013    Kopenhagen.dk, Et artspace uden vægge. 21.03

2013    Politiken, Maria Kjær Themsen. Ugens udstilling, Midnatsforestillinger. 09.01.

2012    Kunsten.nu. Ord og rum smelter sammen. 18.12.

2011    ArtActMagazine.ro, Consistency. 11

2011    Kopenhagen.dk, Consistency. 12.

2010    Kopenhagen.dk, Her er vejen. 09.

2010    Kunsten.nu. Videokunst i Holstebros offentlige rum. 30.08.

2008    Dagens Nyheter, Jonna Sima. Dagsaktuell konst på Nytorget. 06.03.

2007    Weekendavisen, Art = Retard, Nikolaj M. Lassen. 03.04

2007    Børsen, Kirsten Bødker. Dansk nyhedskunst vælter New York. 01.03.

2006    Citadel Filmnummeret. 04.

2006    Kurt (Magazine), Images of Syria. Summer, no.3.

2006    Kopenhagen.dk, Images of Syria. 08.

2006    Weekendavisen, Majbrit Hjelmbo. Dans som livsytring. 20.01.

2006    Berlingske Tidende, Vibeke Wern. Kroppen giver lyd. 16.01.

2006    Information, Anne Middelboe Christensen. Ah, hvem der fik tæsk af Marilyn. 14.01.

2005    Kunstmagasinet P1 -DR (Danish Radio), Kunstnere på afveje, with and about Sophie Hjerl, Tal. R og Ove Sprogøe, host Michael Thouber.

2000    P1 – DR (Danish Radio). Med og mod Strømmen - om Åndelighed og kunstnerisk teknik, with Flemming Plesn, Anne-Lise Gabold,       

             Jacob Fabricius & Sophie Hjerl, host Ulla Strømberg.

2000    Politiken, Mette Kramer. Stramt og godt. 26.05.

1999    Politiken, Rå energi og god appetit, Trine Ross. 01.05.

1999    Berlingske Tidende, Eva Pohl, Exit 99. 30.04.

1999    Øjeblikket – magazine,. Interview with Peter Greenaway, in collaboration with Thyra Hilden and Katya Sander. No.4.

1998    Berlingske Tidende, Ebbe Iversen. En kvinde ruller. 12.03.






Catalogues


2016    Dansk Folkekunst / Danish Folk Art, Transfer.

2016    Væren Værket Verden, Sophie Hjerl og Ingrid Hvass, Holstebro Kunstmuseum. ISBN. 978-87-88275-31-5

2015    Mellemværende, Kristina Steinbock & Sophie Hjerl. ISBN. 978-87-998473-0-3.

2014   The One Minutes on Tour - Shanghai, The One Minutes, Nederland.

2012    Ord og rum. Kunsthal Brænderigården. ISBN. 978-87-90192-78-5.

2007    Alternative Film Video 2007, Festival of new film video, Serbia.

2004    The Royal Danish Academy Of Fine Arts at The Inner Mongolian Art Hall, China 2004.

1999    Exit 99. ISBN. 87-90491-33-5.

1999    Private Parts. ISBN. 87-98011-34-1.

1998    X-Positioner. ISBN. 87-90527-00-3.

1997    9th Grand Prix International Video Danse. Catalogue 1997, France.

1996    Copenhagen Cyberport. ISBN. 87-88860-52-3.

1996    Full Frontal Video. ISBN. 87-89011-32-5.




VR-graphy


Peperit 2.0, 2019


Peperit 1.0, 2019


Dispatched / Afsendt, 2018


Room Service, VAF, 2018





Videography



Ask Masks, 2017


Primordial Sea - Primordial Noise, 2017


ART, 2016


Baguette, 2016


Retfærdigheden / Justice,  (with Kristina Steinbock) 2015


Duellen / The Duel, (with Kristina Steinbock) 2015


Medmenneske / Fellow Man,  (with Kristina Steinbock) 2015


Forvandlingen / Transformation,  (with Kristina Steinbock) 2015


Kaldet / The Calling, (with Kristina Steinbock) 2015


Overdragelsen / The Transfer, (with Kristina Steinbock) 2015


Nothing But Fire, (Metastasis), 2001/14  (1. edition)


Motherhood, 2012


Navndrukken / navnløs, 2012


Focus, 2011


Perspective I, 2011


Perspective II, 2011


LoveLetters (Prove Your Love), 2011


The Way, 2010


Beginnings/Waitings, 2006/09


Putting Iraq On The Path To Democracy, 2007


Silence 2006/ 07


3 videos with Thomas Novotny, 2006


Only (Only), 2006


Tomorrows, 2006


Blue Print, 2006


(Barely) Bones, 2005


Gravity of Paradise, 2005


NoWhere Nothing, 2004


Left Over, 2003


CurtainCalls, 2003


Frame, 2002


Forgetting in Glimpses, 2000


XIDA, 2000


Stella Polaris, 2000


Mummify Your Soul, 1999


If You Walk A Distance From The Earth to The Moon And Back Again Through A Hole LIfe, How Many Oceans Have You Then Walked?, 1999


Please Hand Me, 1999


Phases of Change, 1999


Rool, 1998


Dream of Coincidences, 1997/98


Tease Me, 1998


Love Me, 1998


Squeeze Me, 1998


003, 1997


No title, 1996

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